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IN WIN Dragon Rider

Posted February 22, 2011 by Jake in Cases & PSU







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Specifications and Package


Indulge yourself with the elegance of the Dragon Rider:
Inspired by the medieval age, Dragon Rider is designed to protect your components same way as the rider maneuvers his dragon to protect his castle.

Extended-ATX Motherboard Support:
Built with space for any motherboard, even up to server grade E-ATX motherboard size (12 inch x 13 inch) and with enough height to support high-performance 4-way NVidia SLI or AMD Crossfire setups (8 PCI slots).

The Ultimate Cooling Customization:
Dragon Rider is equipped with ultra-large 22cm fan on one side and compatible up to 24cm radiator for liquid cooling system. The featured 12cm LED cooling fan on the other side is ensuring effective heat release from the CPU. In total, it is designed to hold up to 11 units of 12cm fans.

Easy CPU Heatsink Removal: The motherboard tray hole behind the CPU socket allows easy removal of back-mounted CPU coolers, without having to remove the motherboard.

Unique Side Panel Shield Design for Tidy Cable Management:
A cable routing area behind the motherboard tray is available to keep builds tidy and to generate better system airflow.

Stable, Reliable PC Setup:
The base mounted PSU to increase case stability and an included, removable fan filter protects against dust and dirt.

The Latest Enthusiast Features Included:
With Super-Speed USB 3 front panel support and external water-cooling holes, the Dragon Rider is ready for even the most cutting edge hardware and cooling.


Case Size: Full Tower

Material: 1.0~0.8mm SECC Steel

Dimension (HxWxD): 556 x 239 x 578mm (21.9" x 9.4" x 22.8")

Power Supply: ATX 12V, PSⅡ Size and EPS

I/O Expansion Slots: 8

Thermal Solution:

  • Rear: 12cm Fan x 1
  • Front: 12cm Fan x 1
  • Top: 12cm Fan x 1 (Maximum Supports 12cm Fan x 2)
  • Side: 22cm LED Fan with switch x 1 (Maximum Supports 12cm Fan x 6)
  • Water-Cooling Ready
  • 22cm LED Side Fan

M/B Form Factor:

  • E-ATX (12" x 13")
  • ATX
  • Micro-ATX

Drive Bays:

  • External 5.25"’ x 5
  • Includes FDD Cage x1(5.25’" converted into 3.5"’)
  • Internal 3.5" x 6
  • 2.5" x 1

Front I/O (Ports):

  • e-SATA × 2
  • IEEE 1394A × 1(FireWire)
  • USB 2.0 x 2
  • HD/AC’97 Audio
  • USB 3.0 x 2

The Dragon Rider arrived in a brightly done cardboard box with several images and the features of this new case on the sides and rear of the container. The case itself is protected inside of a clear shipping bag and then enclosed between two foam protectors.

There is a complete package of accessories to include extension cables for the MB power connection as well as a tray for your SSD if you are fortunate enough to have one.

Let’s take a closer look at the exterior now.

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